A new week means a new batch of deals at Best Buy. But this week’s sale is significantly bigger than usual, because it’s Best Buy’s Anniversary Event. So read on to find out what kinds of deals you can get on video games, consoles, and accessories this week at the big blue retailer. Just remember to make your purchases before next week’s sale begins on August 19.
On the hardware side of things, if you buy an Xbox One console, you’ll get a free game, plus $20 off an extra controller and $10 off a three- or six-month Xbox Live Gold subscription. Similarly, if you buy a PlayStation 4 console, you can save $20 on an extra DualShock 4 and $10 on a PlayStation Plus subscription. Or, if you only need an Xbox One controller, you can save $10 right now.
As for the games on sale this week, you have a good number of deals to choose from. Grand Theft Auto V is on sale for just $20, which is as low a price as you’re likely to find. Middle-earth: Shadow of War is down to $30, as is Call of Duty: Black Ops III – Zombies Chronicles Edition.
Fighting game fans have several options this week. You can get Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition or Tekken 7 for $20 each. Injustice 2: Legendary Edition, which comes with all the DLC characters, is on sale for $50, as is Dragon Ball FighterZ.
Xbox One owners who are eager to get their hands on Forza Horizon 4 when it launches on October 2 can pick up the last two installments of the franchise while they wait. The open-world racer Forza Horizon 3 is on sale for $40, while the track-based Forza Motorsport 7 is down to $50.
On PS4, you can grab Persona 5, Nier: Automata, or Yakuza 6: The Song of Life for $40 each. Switch owners can pick up Owlboy for $25 or Monopoly for $30. We have more picks below, and you can find the full list of discounted games here.
- Call of Duty: Black Ops III – Zombies Chronicles Edition — $30 — PS4 | Xbox One
- Destiny 2 — $20 — PS4 | Xbox One
- Dragon Ball FighterZ — $50 — PS4 | Xbox One
- FIFA 18 — $30 — PS4 | Xbox One
- Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age — $20 — PS4
- Forza Horizon 3 — $40 — Xbox One
- Forza Motorsport 7 — $50 — Xbox One
- Grand Theft Auto V — $20 — PS4 | Xbox One
- Injustice 2: Legendary Edition — $50 — PS4 | Xbox One
- Middle-earth: Shadow of War — $30 — PS4 | Xbox One
- Monopoly — $30 — Switch
- Monster Hunter World — $50 — PS4 | Xbox One
- Nier: Automata — $40 — PS4
- Owlboy — $25 — Switch
- Persona 5 — $40 — PS4
- Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition — $20 — PS4
- Tekken 7 — $20 — PS4
- Vampyr — $40 — PS4 | Xbox One
- Yakuza 6: The Song of Life — $40 — PS4